Mackinder’s Geopolitics vs. Xi Jinping’s New Silk Road: Reality is Not a Closed System

By Matthew Ehret-Kump China will continue to hold high the banner of peace, development, cooperation, and mutual benefit and uphold its fundamental foreign policy goal of preserving world peace and promoting common development. China remains firm in its commitment to strengthening friendship and cooperation with other countries on the basis of the Five Principles of…

The World Is Moving in Two Directions: The Defining ‘Issue’? To Serve the Common Good

  Feb. 12 (EIRNS)—The world is moving in two directions. The New Silk Road development paradigm is gathering force. Meanwhile, the Old Paradigm of monetarism and geopolitics, though expiring, continues to pose dangerous threats. An expression of the latter is the release today of the unfortunate “Legislative Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure in America” from the…

British Paradigm Stands Exposed: Let the World Freely Debate the Merits of the Two Systems!

Feb. 8 (EIRNS)—That the public spotlight is now shining on British intelligence’s attempted rigging of the 2016 U.S. election, and continuing operations to destroy the Trump Presidency, “is big!” and not just for the United States, Schiller Institute founder and President Helga Zepp-LaRouche declared in her weekly webcast today. The British Foreign Office stepping in…

China’s Polar Silk Road Offers the West a Chance to Escape Post-Industrial Rot

By Jonathon Ludwig China, as a responsible major country, is ready to cooperate with all relevant parties to seize the historic opportunity in the development of the Arctic, to addresses the challenges brought by the changes in the region” –Chinese White Paper January 25, 2018. China’s January 25th unveiling of the “Polar Silk Road” has…

North Americans Must Know What Macron Has Done

Jan. 9 (EIRNS)—French President Emmanuel Macron, in his speech in Xian on the first leg of his visit to China, has unleashed a highly significant intervention into the nearly universal idiocy dominating the European Union. To make a transformation of this sort requires, first, the acknowledgment of the horror now dominating the political and economic…

China Puts Survival of Belt and Road Ahead of Canada-Sino “Special Relationship”

By Jonathon Ludwig Ever since Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau landed in Beijing for the inaugural Dialogue of World Parties Conference on December 3, mainstream press from all sides of the aisle have been echoing shock over the failure of the highly publicised trip which was heralded as being the long-awaited finalization of China’s participation in…